Income/capita 25%
Household income 27%
Unemployment 62%
Income per capita$22,441$31,502$29,829
Median household income$40,250$59,196$55,322
Median income owner occupied$57,692$75,354$70,586
Median income renter occupied$14,146$34,488$35,192
Median earnings male$32,787$40,474$36,919
Median earnings female$15,646$27,197$26,250
Unemployment rate7.5%5.3%4.7%
Poverty level17.8%14.0%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Carlinville is 25% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Carlinville is 27% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Carlinville is 62% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Carlinville is 18% higher than the national average

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      Carlinville employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry6.0%1.2%
      Manufacturing sector17.2%6.6%
      Financial & insurance services4.1%2.5%
      Wholesale & retail services13.6%15.2%
      Public administration4.8%2.8%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities12.3%2.1%
      Education, health & social services16.1%40.8%

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      Chesterfield, IL336$68,08823%
      Shipman, IL594$61,87512%
      East Gillespie, IL263$61,07110%
      Hettick, IL125$53,7503%
      Mount Olive, IL1,980$51,5637%
      Carlinville, IL5,297$40,25027%

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      Waynesville, MO5,297$54,5561%
      Paloma Creek South, TX5,298$89,90463%
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      East Port Orchard, WA5,301$51,5057%
      Paxtonia, PA5,301$80,33545%
      Carlinville, IL5,297$40,25027%
      Source: The Carlinville, IL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).